The Works of Oliver Goldsmith. Edited by Peter Cunningham. In Four Volumes. London: John Murray, 1854. Engraved title pages to each volume. Uniformly bound in full polished calf. Compartment spines elaborately tooled in gilt design, with leatherette title labels. A very good to fine set.
First edition of the Works edited by Cunningham.
Containing Goldsmith's well known work as well as his unpublished and un-credited work. According to the preface 'This edition of Goldsmith's Works not only contains more pieces than any other, but is also the first in which his works appear together exactly as their author left them.'